Our financial projections template requires a number of key assumptions. Some of these financial projection assumptions such as the interest rate, and income tax rate are specific to the particular circumstances of the business, however others, including gross margin %, accounts receivable days, Inventory days, accounts payable days, and other liabilities days, can be estimated using the published financial statements of other businesses.
The listing below acts as a handy reference showing how to do financial projections for a business plan. It is designed as an overview to walk you through the process of creating your business plan financial projections using the free template.
All financial projections are based on business plan assumptions. Listed below is a selection of the important assumptions which need to be considered and decided upon when using the Financial Projections Template to produce the financials section of your business plan.